Monthly Archives: May 2008

Getting an ichat account through AOL Instant Messenger

You are a Mac user so you already have iChat instant messaging software. To activate it you either need a profile with AOL or with .Mac but the .Mac profile costs money so we are going to assume you are going the AOL route. Step 1 is to go to http://dashboard.aim.com/aim Step 2 is to…

Get yourself an AIM screen name and account for your iChat

iChat has some really useful features for screen sharing and collaboration once you establish an instant messaging account. Here are the steps for obtaining an AOL Instant Messaging (AIM) account to use with your iChat software. http://glenesharp.screenstepslive.com/lessons/1222-Getting-an-ichat-account-through-AOL-Instant-Messenger [ how much is cialis in canada | viagra substitute | herbal viagra reviews | cialis okay for…

Converting Text to an Audio book

It can be useful to convert text to audio in order to reduce the amount of reading from your screen or to be able to listen to information while mobile using your iPod. The services menu that Mac friendly applications have already includes a Speech selection that will speak selected text but you can also…

Extending NeoOffice with Macros

NeoOffice is a capable application, affordable, and extendable with macros and keyboard shortcuts.My daughter is used to Word however and is looking for a keyboard shortcut to create a new page after the the current cursor position page. NeoOffice doesn’t have this function but it can provided through a a macro activated by a keyboard…

Setting Goals

Setting Goals Not a lot of information is available on how to set goals and work towards achieving them in a methodical way. This is a brief overview of some ideas for goal development with software support for documenting and analysing goals. Choosing different types of goals Writing down different types of goals is an…

Setting Goals

Setting Goals Not a lot of information is available on how to set goals and work towards achieving them in a methodical way. This is a brief overview of some ideas for goal development with software support for documenting and analysing goals. Choosing different types of goals Writing down different types of goals is an…

Those new fangled Phones

Exciting that iphone is finally announced to be coming to Canada this year sometime with the upgraded data network capabilities. Also heard that LG Vu and and other touch screen phones will be available in Canada in May. Voyager touch screen CDMA phone could run on Bell’s network but it seems that Verizon may have…